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Dr Johanna Schmidt

Lecturer

Qualifications: PhD

School of Social Sciences

(jschmidt@waikato.ac.nz)

Expertise

Transgenderism, with a Pacific focus; parenting and family studies; gender and sexuality; qualitative research methods.

Featured Publications

Schmidt, J. (2010). Migrating genders: Westernisation, migration, and Samoan fa'afafine. Surrey, United Kingdom: Ashgate.

Schmidt, J. (2012). Gender diversity. In Te Ara: The Encyclopedia of New Zealand (pp. 1-7). http://www.teara.govt.nz/en/gender-diversity: Ministry for Culture and Heritage, Wellington. Retrieved from http://www.teara.govt.nz/en/gender-diversity

Recent Publications

  • Schmidt, J. M. (2017). Translating transgender: Using Western discourses to understand Samoan fa'afāfine. Sociology Compass, 11(5), 1-17. doi:10.1111/soc4.12485

  • Schmidt, J. (2017). Homosexuality in Aotearoa New Zealand: Regulation and resistance. In A. Bell, V. Elizabeth, T. McIntosh, & M. Wynyard (Eds.), A Land of Milk and Honey? Making Sense of Aotearoa New Zealand (pp. 186-197). Auckland, New Zealand: Auckland University Press.

  • Schmidt, J. (2016). [Review of If she can see it, she can be it, presented by Madeline di Nonno & Brita McVeigh, Auckland International Film Festival]. Women's Studies Journal, 30(2), 73-76.

  • Campbell, M., Barnes, J., & Schmidt, J. (2016). New Zealand Sociology: Special Issue Waikato Conference. New Zealand Sociology, AUT University, Department of Social Sciences, 1-157.

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Schmidt, Dr Johanna 9365 jschmidt K.2.05B Sociology Programme